What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name CHONG, TROY M Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $79,972.47 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CARMEN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $79,972.43 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,972.12 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, ROBIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,971.71 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCH, JOHN C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $79,971.56 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDAR, JAMES M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,971.51 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABIB, JENNIFER E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $79,971.29 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STARLETTE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,971.15 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, CARTER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $79,970.93 Date 11/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MARY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $79,970.67 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWAK, GARY Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $79,969.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMADI, VICTORIA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,968.75 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARWOOD, SCOTT A Employer name Franklin County Amount $79,968.58 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGEVICK, ARTHUR J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $79,968.51 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, MANUEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,968.17 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $79,968.15 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLAND, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,968.06 Date 09/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES W, JR Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $79,968.00 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARR, JILLIAN B Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,967.96 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, YVONNE M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $79,967.94 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JOHN L Employer name Department of Health Amount $79,967.85 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGNER, ELIZABETH Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,967.70 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DAVID J Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $79,967.57 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, HIRAM Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $79,967.55 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $79,967.51 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACCA, STEVEN Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $79,966.92 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, BRIAN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $79,966.42 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, BRIAN G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $79,965.72 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDT, JOHNATHAN A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $79,965.01 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDY, ANTHONY V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $79,964.19 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDZILO, LAURA D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $79,963.79 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKE-SINGER, MATTHEW E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $79,963.61 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, RIPCARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $79,963.51 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, FRANK T Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,963.14 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $79,962.79 Date 06/24/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, VICKI Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $79,962.69 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENASHA, SANDRA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $79,961.88 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, ALICE V Employer name Cornell University Amount $79,961.88 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DEVALEE N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $79,961.54 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEUNG, SHERYL-ANN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $79,961.48 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ANTHONY E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $79,961.39 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, GARY Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $79,961.06 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, JEAN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $79,960.68 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,960.52 Date 12/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ANNETTE M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $79,960.29 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, KEITH A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $79,960.14 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PIKE, TERENCE J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,959.68 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMYTH, EMILY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $79,959.56 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, CHARLES D Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $79,959.34 Date 04/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, GISHA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $79,959.25 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, JOSEPH S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,958.95 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULCHANSKI, MICHAEL D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $79,958.55 Date 03/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCOY, EDWIN L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $79,958.29 Date 08/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, CHELSIE M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $79,958.14 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, RAJIV D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $79,957.50 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFANGER, JASON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $79,957.16 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LUCY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,957.02 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDE, ENCARNACION T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,957.02 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DORETHA L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,957.02 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOY, EVA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,957.02 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LISSETTE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $79,957.02 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, ANTOINETTE Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $79,957.02 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRERO, SORYS A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $79,957.02 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSIDE, DEBRA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $79,957.02 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELINKOVIC, JASMINA Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $79,957.02 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMLEY-MC MANUS, CAROL A Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $79,957.02 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, ANNA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $79,957.02 Date 04/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, GEORGINA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $79,957.02 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZI, CYNTHIA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $79,957.02 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, LOUISA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $79,957.02 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARKEY, VALSA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $79,956.85 Date 01/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, EDWARD P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,956.53 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBO, SANDRA J Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $79,956.44 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMHARDT, KENNETH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $79,956.43 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, VIKING B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $79,956.43 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAJKOWSKI, KAZIMIERZ Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $79,955.23 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICOLA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $79,955.01 Date 07/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $79,954.92 Date 03/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EDWARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 01/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DIANE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMBALVO, MINDY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 10/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-HILL, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, HEATHER E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGUORI, THOMAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $79,954.80 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SHARON M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $79,954.76 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, AMME L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $79,954.68 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $79,954.62 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWELL, CHARLES E Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $79,954.58 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JASON R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $79,954.08 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JORGE L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $79,953.51 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEKS, TIMOTHY W Employer name Niagara County Amount $79,951.94 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE-TURRIGLIO, TINA L Employer name Education Department Amount $79,951.85 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DEBORAH P Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $79,951.73 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENECHELLA, JAMES A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $79,951.52 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSOLL, STEVEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $79,951.04 Date 07/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT-WARD, PATRICIA R Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $79,950.42 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ANGELA M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $79,950.30 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPENHAVER, RANDY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $79,950.24 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, BRIAN R Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $79,949.80 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System